The Invariant Method can be Manipulated

L.Á. Kóczy, M. Strobel

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Abstract

We show that the invariant method [pinski & narin, 1976], recently axiomatised by palacios-huerta & volij [2004], and used to quality-rank academic journals is subject to manipulation: a journal can boost its performance by making additional citations to other journals.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)291-293
Number of pages3
JournalScientometrics
Volume81
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009

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